Period
to 21 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Governance Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Governance Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 871 822 871
Rank change year-on-year -49 +49 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Data Governance Consultant 9 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.022% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 7
UK median daily rate £550 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +26.32%
10th Percentile £441 £424 £540
90th Percentile £770 £631 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £480 £600
% change year-on-year -4.17% -20.00% +26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96,028 87,287 101,432
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.87% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,193 56,709 65,411
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,954 3,007 3,316
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.93 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% -2.92% +14.71%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.56 £48.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Data Governance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Governance Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Governance Consultant.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -60 9 £550 -4.35% 3
London -54 6 £600 +4.35% 3
UK excluding London -38 3 £460 -4.17%
South East - 2 £420 -
North of England -16 1 £500 +17.65%
North West - 1 £500 -

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Data Governance Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Data Governance Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (33.33%) SAP MDG
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) GDPR
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Ariba
5 1 (11.11%) SPSS
5 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) SAS
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) ABAP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP MDG
2 1 (11.11%) SAP MDG-F
2 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ABAP
1 1 (11.11%) R
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Ariba